Americans’ Approval Of Congress And Obama Have Plunged To Near-Historic Lows
July 24, 2013
Americans’ approval of their political leaders is plummeting to near-historic lows, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.
The poll shows that the proportion of Americans who disapprove of the job Congress has climbed to 83%, an all-time high. A hefty 57% say they would vote to defeat and replace every single member of Congress if they could.
Congress’s 12% approval rating is tied for the lowest recorded in the history of the poll.